Live streaming from mobile devices is a big focus for a lot of companies, including Facebook and Twitter (who owns Periscope), so it’s not surprising that YouTube would want to jump into the fray as well.
The YouTube blog has announced that it’s green lighting its mobile live streaming feature for more creators today. Specifically, ... Read More »
The YouTube team would like it if even more people were watching YouTube videos, and they’re working to make that happen, even in areas where network access might not be readily available or stable.
That’s why YouTube Go, the new offline-friendly app from the YouTube team, makes so much sense. The new app is currently in testing India, and ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
Hangouts on Air was a great tool for live streaming and communication, but Google has moved ahead of it. With the introduction of YouTube Live for live streaming, it was a bit surprising that the two services remained separate.
That’s no longer going to be the case though, as Google has announced that future Hangouts ... Read More »
If you subscribed to YouTube Red, you’re in for a treat. Some subscribers have received an email from Google offering them a free Chromecast to reward them for their subscription, which is a great way to get more people to watch YouTube on the big ... Read More »
Getting recommendations for content is all the rage these days, from music to videos, and for the folks out there that use YouTube on a regular basis, the team behind the Android app are aiming to make it easier to find your next video to watch.
Over on the official YouTube blog, it has been ... Read More »
With live streaming apps like Periscope gaining significant popularity, Google feels a bit left out. And rightfully so: The video giant is king of uploaded videos, but has lagged behind in any kind of live streaming. Google was late to the game with games streaming, Read More »
Back in December of last year, after T-Mobile launched its BingeOn video streaming service, accusations of “throttling” video were pretty rampant, especially when YouTube stepped in and said that the Magenta carrier was throttling its video content for subscribers despite the fact it wasn’t a proper Binge On partner.
But things change, and even ... Read More »
Sometimes you’ll upload a YouTube video and notice something that shouldn’t be there. Whether that’s a person’s face, a license plate, or anything else, YouTube’s editor will now allow you to blur it out from your desktop.
The best part about this new feature is that it’s not just a blur feature, but it’ll follow whatever ... Read More »
Play Music pricing is competitive with the rest of the streaming music world at $9.99 a month, and for YouTube fans the added bonus of ad-free bliss with YouTube Red makes it an even more compelling offer. But regardless of whether the standard pricing is fair or not, I’m sure no one is ... Read More »